The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a religious pilgrimage destination situated in Tibet, an autonomous region of China. It is one of the most sacred and challenging pilgrimage sites for not only Hindus but also Buddhists and Jains.
The pilgrimage involves walking all the way around Mount Kailash which is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva in Hinduism and a sacred mountain in other religions as well. The nearby Mansarovar Lake is also considered holy and is an integral part of the pilgrimage. The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is not just a pilgrimage but also a difficult trek due to the high altitude and challenging terrain. Pilgrims often face altitude sickness, extreme weather conditions, and difficult trekking paths.
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is also an opportunity for cultural exchange as pilgrims from different countries and religious backgrounds come together to undertake this spiritual journey.
So let’s get together on this beautiful journey of Kailash Mansarovar yatra only via Himalayan 360.
Documents required for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra
The following are the documents required in order to be involved in the Kailash Mansarovar tour:
Passport with a validity of a minimum of 6 months.
A scanned Copy of the Passport is to be submitted 30 days in advance.
Best season for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra
The best season to visit Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar in Tibet is typically during the late spring to early autumn months. The primary pilgrimage season for Kailash Mansarovar usually spans from May to September.
Late Spring (May to June)
This is one of the most popular times to visit Kailash Mansarovar. The weather is relatively mild, with daytime temperatures ranging from 10°C to 20°C (50°F to 68°F). The landscape is lush and green due to the melting snow, and the mountain is usually visible.
Summer (July to August)
This period can be quite warm during the day, with temperatures ranging from 15°C to 25°C (59°F to 77°F). However, be prepared for occasional rain showers, and the area can be crowded with pilgrims during this time.
Early Autumn (September)
September is another excellent month to visit, with relatively mild temperatures ranging from 10°C to 20°C (50°F to 68°F). The weather is usually stable, making it a favorable time for trekking and circumambulating Mount Kailash.
Our crew member will embark on a pilgrimage with you to the holy land of Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar for Eight days, starting from Kathmandu. The tour starts off when we cross the borders to Tibet, exploring and making our way to the Holy Mount Kailash. We explore the Holy Mount Kailash and its sacred surroundings. Some major sites we visit during this tour are Mount Kailash, Lake Mansarovar, Rakshasa Taal, and more.
- Closely observing the imposing pyramid-shaped summit of Mt. Kailash.
- Tibetan pilgrims for an unbeatable spiritual odyssey around the holy mountain.
- Enjoy the surreal beauty of Manasarovar Lake.
- With incredible reflection of the summit of Mt.Kailash own on the lake surface, the holiness of the lake is heightened.
- Explore the five temples around Mt. Kailash (Nyari Monastery, Drirapuk Monastery, Dzultripuk Monastery, Selung Monastery and Gyangzha Monastery).
- Experienced and helpful Nepalese and Tibetan staff team.